Call for Coaches – Fall 2015

Call for Coaches – Fall 2015

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Girls on the Run of Tucson needs you!

Coaches are dynamic role models dedicated to empowering girls to become healthy and confident young women.

Do you want to make a difference and encourage girls to realize their full potential?

Learn about the GOTR mission and how you can help to educate and prepare girls for a lifetime of healthy living and self-respect!

ALL COACHES

  • Must attend one day training session on August 29, 2015.
  • Must attend the end of season 5k event on December 5, 2015.
  • Must submit to background check.

Girls on the Run coaches do not need to be elite runners.   As long as you live a healthy lifestyle and are committed to improving the lives of girls, you can serve as a coach.  GOTR coaches empower girls by encouraging positive emotional, social, mental, spiritual and physical development.

HEAD COACHES

  • Must be female and at least 21 years of age.
  • Must commit to 7-10 hours per week for 10 weeks including; two 1 ½ hour lessons weekly plus planning time.
  • Complete First Aid/CPR certification – provided by GOTR
  • Prepare, organize, and supervise two weekly lessons to implement the Girls on the Run curriculum.
  • Lead the program participants through each lesson.
  • Interact with parents of program participants.

ASSISTANT COACHES

(This is a perfect opportunity for individuals who can’t make the more rigorous commitment of being a head coach)

  • May be male or female and at least 18 years of age.
  • Must commit to 3-5 hours per week for 10 weeks; including two 1 ½ hour lessons weekly.
  • Assist with all aspects of the facilitation of the Girls on the Run curriculum.
  • Attend coaches meetings in absence of head coach.

LESSONS WILL BEGIN THE FIRST WEEK TO MID SEPTEMBER (varies by site) AND RUN THROUGH DECEMBER 5, 2015

To become a New or Returning Girls on the Run coach please complete your application on one of these links.

New Coaches Registration Link:

https://www.raceplanner.com/siteapplication/signup/Girls-on-the-Run-Tucson-2015-Coach-Application

Returning Coach Link:

https://www.raceplanner.com/siteapplication/signup/Girls-on-the-Run-Tucson-2015-RETURNING-Coach-Application

Sites currently looking for coach support – Lesson days & times indicated per site

Canyon View Elementary 5725 N Sabino Canyon Road

Head Coach, 1-2 Assistant Coaches

Mon 1:30-3:15
Wed 3-4:45pm

     Cragin Elementary         2945 N Tucson Blvd

Head Coach, 1-2 Assistant Coaches

Tue & Thur 3:00 – 4:30pm

 

    Grijalva Elementary        1795 W Drexel Rd 

1 Assistant Coach

Tue & Thur 2:00 – 3:15pm

 

         Cavett Elementary            2120 E Naco Vista

Head Coach, 1-2 Assistant Coaches

Tue & Thur 2:45 – 4:15pm

               St Michael’s                 602 N Wilmot

1 Assistant Coach

Mon & Wed 3:30 – 5pm

      Wright Elementary           4311 E Linden Street  

1 Assistant Coach

Tue & Thur 2:45 – 4:15pm

Utterback Magnet Middle 3233 S Pinal Vista

Head Coach and 1-2 Assistant Coach

Tue & Thur 4-5:30

Questions?  Contact the program coordinator at Sylvia.brown@tmcaz.com or (520) 324-4745.